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Review: how effective is Aricept for Dementia?

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Overall ratings: 2.5/5
Long term ratings: 2.7/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Aricept (donepezil hydrochloride) is for Dementia. The study is based on 84 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Aricept

Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,445 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease. Common side effects of Aricept include fall, weakness, nausea, nausea aggravated, confusional state.

Dementia

Dementia (latest reports from 42,229 patients) is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Donepezil, Seroquel, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.

On Apr, 18, 2014: 84 people are studied for taking Aricept in Dementia




Aricept effectiveness for Dementia


Long term Aricept effectiveness for Dementia

Aricept effectiveness for Dementia (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall14302794
Long term
(1+ years)
2171751

Gender of people who take Aricept for Dementia * :

FemaleMale
Dementia67.86%32.14%

Age of people who take Aricept for Dementia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dementia0.00%0.00%1.19%1.19%0.00%1.19%8.33%88.10%

Who find Aricept more effective for Dementia?

Gender of people who find Aricept more effective * :

FemaleMale
Dementia69.23%30.77%

Age of people who find Aricept more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dementia0.00%0.00%0.00%7.69%0.00%0.00%30.77%61.54%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • My 84 yr old mother who has had a hernia most of her life with hardly any symptoms and recently started Aricept, has noticed a severe increase in size of the hernia.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • The Epigastric spasm was diagnosed after starting Crestor but. More recently I have developed Epigastric discomfort and diarrhea So bad that I was not taking my Crestor and when I restarted had a Epigastric spasm the very same day but realized I had not had one while I was not taking them

    Reply

  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • donepezil HCl
    sertraline HCl

    Reply

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